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Majnun throwing himself onto Layla
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Majnun throwing himself onto Layla Majnun throwing himself onto Layla

Majnun throwing himself onto Layla's grave, folio from a Khamsa (Quintet) of Amir Khusraw Dihlavi

Medium:
Opaque watercolor and ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 34 x 22.9 cm (13 3/8 x 9 in)
Type:
Manuscript
Origin:
Northern India
Topic:
Delhi Sultanate (1206 - 1526), Khamsa, Majnun, nasta'liq script, India, Layla, South Asian and Himalayan Art
Credit Line:
Purchase
Date:
ca. 1450 or earlier
Period:
Delhi Sultanate period
Accession Number:
F1959.3
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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